Children with Disabilities and their Families Celebrated at Annual UCP Gala

Posted By on May 16, 2019

The Event: Inchstones – A Night of Celebrating Champions

The Cause: UCP of Central Arizona

Mission: UCP of Central Arizona provides comprehensive services to individuals with disabilities and their families by providing physical and developmental support as well as educational growth which is the foundation for independent living. “Life without Limits”.

Event Co-Chairs: Nicole Anderson and Joann Stevens

Laura Dozer Award: Michael C. Kruer M.D. was honored for his care and healing of children with cerebral palsy and his international research collaborations to improve the quality of life for an untold number of children.

Event Sponsors: BlueCross BlueShield of Arizona

Date held: April 13, 2019

Venue: JW Marriott Scottsdale Camelback Inn

Notable moment: Armando Contreras, National United Cerebral Palsy CEO shared remarks and celebrated the platinum anniversary with a special video of the organization’s legacy. 

Photo Credit: Tammy Hodges Photography

  • Joann Stevens with husband Colin Stevens and son Max
  • Suzy Peel, Brenda Hanserd, Heather Heller, Nancy and Chuck Smith
  • Brenda Hanserd, Valerie Pieraccini, Michael Kruer, and Nicole Anderson
  • Carey Pena
  • Karie and Rich Dozer, Dr. Kruer
  • Circle K team
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